General Manager- Bupa London

Recruiter
Compass Group
Location
London
Salary
55000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Medirest is the specialist healthcare services arm of Compass Group, the world’s largest provider of catering and support services. Our national coverage includes service provision in over 50 acute hospitals, as well as a large number of smaller treatment centres.

We have a brand new opportunity for an innovative professional service driven General Manager to join the Senior Management team at one of our most prestigious hospitals in Kensington. You will be based in London and manage a team of highly skilled staff across the hospitality and retail area. If you have experience within Michelin star restaurants or 5 star venues - we want to hear from you! 

The position is generally Monday to Friday across a 40 hour week.

What is on offer?

The General Manager will receive a highly competitive salary & perks at work benefits, a supportive management system, a trained and enthusiastic team and the opportunity to work for a company that embraces new ideas and a training and development culture. You will be encouraged to be the best you can be in this role. You will deliver 5 star customer service and be flexible, proactive and ambitious.

·         Salary c. £55-60,000+ performance bonus + perks at work

·         Excellent training and development schemes

·         Excellent transport links

·         High street and online retail discounts

·         Performance related bonus

Main responsibilities

You will have overall responsibility for the retail units, the restaurant, patient dining and events/functions. You will also be responsible for liaising with the client on a daily basis. This is one of our most prestigious contracts where every day is different. This 5 star service includes afternoon tea, canapés and champagne receptions alongside the fine dining restaurant and patient dining services. You will need to be extremely polished, diligent and professional and be able to work well under pressure.

Ideal candidate
  • Previous restaurant general management / venue management within 5 star/high end operation
  • Strong knowledge of Food Safety & HSE
  • Passionate about 5 star food and service
  • A track record for managing within budget – great finance and commercial experience is a must
  • Evidence of ability to lead innovation and grow sales
  • Strong people manager
  • Client relationship building high on the agenda

Proven experience within 5* hotels, or high quality London restaurant/ Hotel is essential for this role.

You will be an outstanding communicator, able to liaise confidently with senior colleagues & clients and lead, engage & develop team members.

For more information on working for the Healthcare sector of Compass Group, and in particular this position please contact Hannah Heuston by email –

About the company

Medirest is the specialist healthcare services arm of Compass Group, the world’s largest provider of catering and support services. Our national coverage includes service provision in over 50 acute hospitals, as well as a large number of smaller treatment centres.